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Jefferson Smith (Character)
from Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

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Mr. Smith Goes to Washington -- A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the US Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down.

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Jefferson Smith was born on or before 1899, the son... See more »

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  1. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) Played by James Stewart
    ... aka "Frank Capra's Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" - USA (complete title)
Archive Footage:
  1. A Night at the Movies: Hollywood Goes to Washington (2012) (TV) Played by James Stewart
  2. "Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood"
        - Fade Out, Fade In (2010) TV episode, Played by James Stewart
  3. Hubert H Humphrey: The Art of the Possible (2010) (TV) Played by James Stewart
  4. President Hollywood (2008) (TV) Played by James Stewart
  5. America at the Movies (1976) Played by James Stewart

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From Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
Pageboy Richard Jones: Here you are Senator. Not a bad desk either. Daniel Webster used to use it.
Jefferson Smith: Daniel Webster sat here?
Pageboy Richard Jones: Give you something to shoot at, Senator. If you figure on doing any talking.
Jefferson Smith: Oh, I'm just gonna sit around and listen.
Pageboy Richard Jones: That's the way to get reelected!
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